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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 53755
Last updated: 11 October 2021
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Date:04-OCT-1940
Time:afternoon
Type:Bristol Beaufort Mk I
Owner/operator:42 Squadron Royal Air Force (42 Sqn RAF)
Registration: L4488
MSN: AW-F
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 4
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:North Sea off Belgium -   Belgium
Phase: Unknown
Nature:Military
Departure airport:RAF Thorney Island, West Sussex
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Takeoff at 12:35 hrs local time for a coastal patrol & failed to return.

All four crew members were taken prisoner of war.

Sources:

https://verliesregister.studiegroepluchtoorlog.nl/rs.php?aircraft=&sglo=T0858A&date=&location=&pn=&unit=&name=&cemetry=&airforce=&target=&area=&airfield=


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
17-Dec-2008 11:45 ASN archive Added
25-Sep-2020 12:03 TigerTimon Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Cn, Operator, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Location, Country, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]

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